Miscellany

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    Celebs who died in 2017

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:23pm on December 31, 2017

    The year 2017 saw deaths of 11 prominent figures in the realm of art and culture. Below are short profiles of these individuals compiled in...

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    Sayeda Khanam felicitated

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:44pm on December 30, 2017

    Pioneering woman photographer of the country Sayeda Khanam was felicitated on her 80th birthday at a programme held at Chhayanaut auditorium in Dhanmondi on Friday...

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    Gaudiya dance recitals presented at BNM

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:35pm on December 28, 2017

    Local and Indian dancers entertained the audience presenting Gaudiya dance, which is claimed to have originated in the Bengal, at the main auditorium of Bangladesh...

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    Dance troupes grappling with financial crisis

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:58pm on December 27, 2017

    Dance troupes across the country are finding it very difficult to produce new dance dramas due to financial constraints, say dance artistes...

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    Classical dancers, musicians demand more patronisation

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:37pm on December 27, 2017

    Classical dancers and musicians demand more patronisations from the government and corporate levels for promoting classical music and dance genres in the South Asian region...

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    Three-day kathak dance fest ends

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:02pm on December 26, 2017

    A three-day kathak dance festival organised by Kathak Nritya Sampraday ended at Chhayanut auditorium in the capital on Tuesday...

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    Troupes from Dhaka, outside perform

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 08:36pm on December 25, 2017

    Around 23 dance troupes from Dhaka and two others from outside the capital are performing at the three-day kathak dance festival underway at Chhayanaut auditorium...

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    Nat’l Tagore music fest ends

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:59pm on December 24, 2017

    Prominent and promising singers presented Rabindra Sangeet before a full house on the concluding day of four-day National Tagore Music Festival held...

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    Poet Abdul Quadir recalled

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:58pm on December 24, 2017

    Poet Abdul Quadir has enriched Bangla literature through his works and was instrumental in safeguarding Kazi Nazrul Islam’s creations, said the...

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    Chittagong-based troupe performs at BNM

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:48pm on December 23, 2017

    Artistes of Chittagong-based cultural organisation Raktakarabi entertained the audience with presentation of Tagore songs, readings of Tagore’s writings and others at a programme on Friday...

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